Hoosier Tire Weekly Championship Racing Update, July 22-24

Weekly racing continued this past week, with a change on the top of the leaderboard in the DIRTcar 358 Modified division. Chris Raabe overtook the lead from Lance Willix II, and now leads by 28 points. Peter Britten maintained his lead in the DIRTcar Big Block Modifieds, along with Andrew Buff in the DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds, Chad Jeseo in the DIRTcar Pro Stocks, and Cole Susice in the DIRTcar 4- Cylinders all staying on the top of the leaderboard in their respective divisions.

Here are some of the latest winners with links to stories about each race:

Big Block Modifieds:

Demetrios Drellos landed his first victory of the season at Albany-Saratoga Speedway
(Photo credit: Mark Brown)
https://albany-saratogaspeedway.com/friday-july-22-2022-results/

 

Tim Sears Jr. drove to his division leading fourth Feature win of the year at Brewerton Speedway
(Photo credit: Mike Johnson)
http://www.brewertonspeedway.com/press/article/116608

 

Tim Fuller gains the lead on the last lap, driving to victory at Land of Legends Raceway
(Photo credit: Track photos)
https://www.landoflegendsraceway.com/fuller-inherits-last-lap-modified-victory-at-lolr/

 

Kyle Armstrong lands the victory at Lebanon Valley Speedway
(Photo credit: Mark Brown)
https://www.lebanonvalley.com/lebanonvalleyspeedway-info

DIRTcar 358 Modifieds:

Chris Raabe scored his third win of the season at Brockville-Ontario Speedway on a last lap past
(Photo credit: Henry Hannewyk)
https://brockvillespeedway.com/raabe-takes-dirtcar-358-modified-checkers-with-last-lap-pass-at-brockville/

 

Jordan Kelly landed his first career victory in a 358 Modified at Can-Am
(Photo credit: Turn 4 Photos)
https://www.racecanam.com/press/article/116581

 

Larry Wight landed in Victory Lane at Fulton Speedway
(Photo credit: Mike Johnson)
http://www.fultonspeedway.com/press/article/116679

 

Brian Sandstedt takes the victory at Lebanon Valley Speedway
(Photo credit: Mark Brown)
https://www.lebanonvalley.com/lvs-home

 

Michael Maresca wins a dominating win at Mohawk International Raceway
(Photo credit: Rick Young)
http://mohawkintlraceway.com/2022/07/22/michael-maresca-wins-on-green-reserve-dispensary-night-at-mohawk-international-thursday/

 

Pete Bicknell gains the win at Ransomville Speedway
(Photo credit: Tom Stevens)
http://www.ransomvillespeedway.com/press/article/116585

DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds: 

Matt Leonard  takes the win at Airborne Speedway
(Photo credit: Billie Jo Branham)
https://airborne-speedway.com/

 

Jeff Washburn picked up the first win of the season at Albany-Saratoga Speedway
(Photo credit: Mark Brown)
https://albany-saratogaspeedway.com/friday-july-22-2022-results/

 

Richie Simmonds nabs first win of the year at Bear Ridge Speedway
(Photo credit: Alan Ward)
https://www.bearridgespeedway.com/emotional-win-for-richie-simmons-his-first-this-year-in-the-dirtcar-sportsman-modifieds-jason-horniak-another-first-winner-this-season-gets-it-done-in-the-dirtcar-sportsman-coupes-chris-donnelly-domin/

 

 

Richard Murtaugh held off strong challenges from his competitors to take the win at Brewerton Speedway
(Photo credit: Mike Johnson)
http://www.brewertonspeedway.com/press/article/116608

 

 

Bobby Herrington collects his second win in a row at Brockville-Ontario Speedway
(Photo credit: Henry Hannewyk)
https://brockvillespeedway.com/raabe-takes-dirtcar-358-modified-checkers-with-last-lap-pass-at-brockville/

 

Josh Reome takes the win in a caution-free race at Can-Am Speedway
(Photo credit: Turn 4 Photos)
https://dirt.raceproweekly.news/2022/07/jordan-kelly-claims-first-career-dirtcar-358-modified-feature-event-win-at-can-am-friday/

 

Rocky Grosso and Jake Davis took the wins for the double Feature event at Fulton Speedway
(Photo credit: Mike Johnson)
http://www.fultonspeedway.com/press/article/116679

 

Tyler Corcoran lands on top of Victory Lane at Land of Legends Raceway
(Photo credit: Track photos)
https://www.landoflegendsraceway.com/fuller-inherits-last-lap-modified-victory-at-lolr/

 

Taylor Vanderzanden is awarded the win for the Feature after the first and second place finishers were found to be in violation of non performance related safety infractions at Merrittville Speedway
(Photo credit: Steve Ruddy)
http://www.merrittvillespeedway.com/press/2022/article/116651

 

Cedric Gauvreau took home the checkers at Mohawk International Speedway
(Photo credit: Rick Young)
http://mohawkintlraceway.com/2022/07/22/michael-maresca-wins-on-green-reserve-dispensary-night-at-mohawk-international-thursday/

DIRTcar Pro Stocks:

Chuck Dumblewski notched his third win of the year in a caution filled race at Albany-Saratoga Speedway
(Photo credit: Mark Brown)
https://albany-saratogaspeedway.com/friday-july-22-2022-results/

 

Bruno Richard fought for and won his third win of the season at Can-Am Speedway
(Photo credit: Turn 4 Photo)

 

Chad Jeseo continued his winning ways at Lebanon Valley Speedway
(Photo credit: Mark Brown)
https://www.lebanonvalley.com/lvs-home

 

Zack Daniels won his first career Feature race in a Pro Stock at Mohawk International Raceway
(Photo credit: Rick Young)
http://mohawkintlraceway.com/2022/07/22/michael-maresca-wins-on-green-reserve-dispensary-night-at-mohawk-international-thursday/

 

Series Racing:

The Super DIRTcar Series NAPA Super DIRT Week qualifying event at Weedsport Speedway in Weedsport, NY on Sunday, July 24 was postponed due to severe thunderstorms. They next travel to Middletown, NY to compete at Orange County Fair Speedway on Thursday, July 28 for the  “Battle of the Midway.” The race will also be a qualifying event for the 50th Running of NAPA Super DIRT Week.

Lug Nuts:

Genesee Speedway, Outlaw Speedway,  Orange County Fair Speedway, and Autodrome Drummond did not run. Weedsport Speedway, Thunder Mountain Speedway,  and Glen Ridge Motorsports Park were all rained out.